Wales may be about to have their first shot at World Cup glory in 64 years, but manager Robert Page, is already looking to a future built around the likes of Bennan Johnson. As Page prepares for the do-or-die play-off against either Scotland or Ukraine, he also has a mind on the younger generation. The caretaker boss - whose own deal with Wales only runs as far as the end of the World Cup campaign - has heaped praise on fit-again Kieffer Moore, and believes he can bring something different to the team, but has stressed the importance of preparing the younger players in the squad for the future of Welsh football.
"It's what we have been training for and preparing for a long time, so it’s both nerve-wracking and exciting.” Those are the words of Welsh rhythmic gymnast Gemma Frizelle as she and her team-mates prepare for a massive next three weeks. First up is the Rhythmic Gymnastics British Championships in Telford this weekend, followed a fortnight later by the Welsh Championships in Cardiff.
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By Matthew Burgess Officials and players of Newtown AFC would’ve been following events at Cardiff City Stadium yesterday with more than a passing interest as they witnessed a nervy finish as The New Saints successfully fended off Penybont’s valiant attempts of an audacious comeback. Celebratory scenes at full-time confirmed Saints as worthy... Read More
By Matthew Burgess The FAW’s annual club licensing announcement has been met with mixed emotions after the Cymru South’s two leading promotion candidates both failed to achieve the necessary criteria to enable them to compete in the Cymru Premier. Cymru South leaders Llantwit Major and title rivals Pontypridd Town can appeal the... Read More
The New Saints are worthy winners of the Cymru Premier league title this season, as Welsh football’s most successful club regained its place at the summit of the domestic game. Despite the best efforts of Penybont to stall their inevitable proclamation, the Oswestry side claimed the point they needed on Saturday... Read More
The opening weekend of the 2021/22 JD Cymru Premier season will see back-to-back champions Connah's Quay begin their title defence away to Cefn Druids on Friday 13 August. Last season's runners-up The New Saints will also be in action on the opening night, with Anthony Limbrick's side visiting play-off winners Newtown... Read More
The four Welsh clubs competing in European competitions this summer have all learnt their fate today as Uefa concluded the first qualifying round draws for the 2021/22 Champions League and inaugural Europa Conference League. Cymru Premier champions Connah's Quay will participate in the Champions League qualifying round and drew Armenian champions... Read More
The European Championships might only just be starting but three Welsh clubs will feature in the draw for the opening rounds of Uefa's latest club competition next Wednesday. Welsh domestic football heavyweights The New Saints and Bala Town are both in the draw as seeded clubs in the new Uefa Europa... Read More